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Does ADHD affect your child?

ADHD affects about 11 percent of American children. Often, one of the biggest struggles for ADHD kids and their parents is achieving a successful school experience. Symptoms of ADHD frequently look like a lack of effort, lack of motivation, or simply not caring about doing well in the classroom. When …

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Firstborn Kids often Need Glasses

  It’s bad enough for the first kid when a new baby shows up to steal your thunder. But the injustice is compounded when you have to start wearing glasses while your little sibling stays as cute and non-four-eyed as ever. If this sounds familiar, you’re not alone: firstborn kids are more likely …

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Yoga Poses for your child to chill out

Our fast-paced world can make even the most organized adult feel stressed out. So just imagine how this breakneck speed impacts your kid! Your child may not be able to identify that the complex emotion they’re feeling is stress, so watch for warning signs like: acting out bed-wetting trouble sleeping …

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Is your child abnormally active?

Does My Child Have ADHD? Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a complex mental health disorder that can affect a child’s success in school and with interpersonal relationships. The symptoms of ADHD vary and are sometimes difficult to recognize. Here are seven common signs that may indicate ADHD. Please note: Many of …

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Children whose parents smoke are more prone to diseases

Tobacco smoke is enormously harmful to your health. There’s no safe way to smoke. Replacing your cigarette with a cigar, pipe, or hookah won’t help you avoid the health risks associated with tobacco products. Cigarettes contain about 600 ingredients. When they burn, they generate more than 7,000 chemicals, according to …

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children in low-income families

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 15 (HealthDay News) — American children from low-income families who are exposed to well-structured, attentive and stimulating preschool programs between the ages of 2 and 4 years are less likely to develop behavioral problems during their preteen years, new research says. The finding, reported in the September/October issue …

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Do you know how encourage children to eat more veggies?

Are you tired of your children turning their noses up at carrots, avoiding cauliflower at all costs, or refusing to touch anything green on their plate? It might be time to think outside the kitchen for a solution to this picky-eater problem. Growing a vegetable garden is a wonderful way …

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Protect your child from sexual activity

What is child sexual abuse? Child sexual abuse is a form of child abuse that includes sexual activity with a minor. A child cannot consent to any form of sexual activity, period. When a perpetrator engages with a child this way, they are committing a crime that can have lasting …

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